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Wrap up cool: Blankets help stave off glacier melt on Swiss ski pistes

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Mount Titlis/Zurich, SwitzerlandReuters In one of Switzerland’s most popular Alpine destinations, resort staff have been working over the summer months to limit the impact of warming global temperatures on its glacial slopes – by blanketing the ice to block the sun. The 3,238-metre Mount Titlis has seen large swathes of ice disappear from its glacier […]